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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 04' South, Longitude: 126° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.53 meters/second, 1564.3 km/hour, 972.0 miles/hour or 844.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.20 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 25' 24.4"971.93 miwest0° 09' 58.5"11.43 minorth972.33 mi
24 hours13° 29' 32.6"909.21 mieast4° 18' 05.6"295.68 minorth962.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownTue 1:00 AM1393 km865 miles752 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter IslandTue 3:00 AM2336 km1451 miles1261 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteMon 11:00 PM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaMon 11:00 PM3687 km2291 miles1991 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 11:00 PM3825 km2377 miles2066 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsTue 3:00 AM4243 km2636 miles2291 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Tue 4:00 AM4654 km2892 miles2513 nmNortheast NE
AlofiMon 10:00 PM4723 km2935 miles2550 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 10:00 PM4939 km3069 miles2667 nmWest W
GuatemalaTue 3:00 AM4974 km3090 miles2686 nmNortheast NE
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